|fortuna favet fortibus||fortune favors the strong (or brave)|
|Aspirat primo Fortuna labori.||Fortune smiles upon our first effort. (Virgil)|
|Audaces fortuna iuvat||Fortune favors the bold. (Virgil)|
|Audaces fortuna iuvat||Fortune favours the brave|
|audaces fortuna juvat||fortune helps the brave|
|audaces fortuna juvat timidosque repellit||fortune assists the bold and repels the coward|
|audentes (or audaces) fortuna juvat||fortune aids (or favors) the bold (Virgil)|
|barbaris ex fortuna pendet fides||the fidelity of barbarians depends on fortune (Livy)|
|Bona fortuna||Good luck!|
|centum doctum hominum consilia sola hæc devincit dea Fortuna||this goddess, Fortune, single-handedly frustrates the plans of a hundred learned men (Plautus)|
|conjuncta virtuti fortuna||fortune is joined to bravery|
|cum fortuna manet, vultum servatis amici||while fortune lasts you will see your friend’s face (Petronius)|
|cum fortuna manet, vultum servatis amici; cum cedit, turpi vertitis ora fuga||while fortune lasts, you have always the service of friends; but, when it ceases, you will turn your backs in shameful flight (Ovid )|
|Deo duce, fortuna comitante||God for guide, fortune for companion|
|Deo, non fortuna||from God, not fortune (or chance)|
|difficile est plurimum virtutem revereri, qui semper secunda fortuna sit usus||it is difficult for one who has enjoyed uninterrupted good fortune to have a due reverence for virtue (Cicero)|
|diligitur nemo, nisi cui fortuna secunda est||only he who is the favorite of fortune is loved (Ovid)|
|dum fortuna fuit||while fortune lasted|
|ecce spectaculum dignum, ad quod respiciat intentus operi suo Deus. Ecce par Deo dignum, vir fortis cum mala fortuna compositus||behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune (Seneca)|
|est profecto Deus, qui quæ nos gerimus auditque et videt; neque id verum existimo, quod vulgo dicitur, Fortuna humana fingit aptatque, ut lubet||there is certainly a God who sees and hears the things that we do; I cannot believe that which is ordinarily said, that Fortune makes and unmakes all human affairs at pleasure (Plautus)|
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